DNA clamp loader activity

id: GO:0003689
name: DNA clamp loader activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: ATP + H2O = ADP + phosphate, to drive the opening of the ring structure of the PCNA complex, or any of the related sliding clamp complexes, and their closing around the DNA duplex.

Parent Functions

GO:0003677DNA binding
GO:0033170protein-DNA loading ATPase activity